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Mother of Joseph McStay describes moment she learned son, family were dead – San Bernardino Sun

The mother of Joseph McStay wept on the witness stand Tuesday as she recounted the moment in November 2013 when she learned the remains of her son, his wife,  and their boys aged 3 and 4, missing for more than three years, had been found buried in the High Desert near Victorville. “It can’t be,” …

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Prosecution, defense both say slain McStay family were targets of greed, but clash on ‘who’ – San Bernardino Sun

Jurors in the death penalty trial of Charles “Chase” Merritt, charged with the 2010 bludgeoning deaths of the McStay family were told Monday they were to decide “How did this family of four disappear off the face of the Earth?” San Bernardino County Supervising Deputy District Attorney Sean Daugherty started opening statements for the long-awaited …

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